Ricky Bates made some serious waves with his surreal and very bloody 2012 feature-directorial debut, EXCISION. For his next outing, SUBURBAN GOTHIC, Bates is going for the funny bone (instead of the jugular). Read on and watch the red-band trailer while you’re at it.
SAVE YOURSELF is shaping up to be a real homegrown affair: as well as shooting here in Toronto, the strong female cast carries a one-two Can-Con punch, spearheaded by Canuck secream-queens, Jessica Cameron and Tristan Risk. Read on for more info .
We’re living in a golden of age of re-releases, aren’t we? Every week, we read about the return of a horror classic (cult or otherwise), remastered and full-to-bursting with bonuses. Looks like we can add another one to the expanding list, with Synapse Films’ announcement of the Can-Con slasher, PROM NIGHT getting the special edition treatment this time out.
FIRE CITY: THE INTERPRETER OF SIGNS has just revealed their new trailer, and it’s a cornucopia of practical monster FX eye-candy. The supernatural noir flick is the directorial debut of legendary FX artist, Tom Woodruff Jr ( ALIEN 3, THE THING , THE X-FILES).
Leslie Zemeckis’s BOUND BY FLESH looks at the history of the American Sideshow, as filtered through the experiences of two of its biggest draws: Daisy & Violet Hilton, the conjoined twins best known for their appearance in Tod Browning’s cult-classic, FREAKS.